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Old 24th June 2008, 10:03   #1
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Caught this news article about the new (facelifted) Quattroporte! Pictures speak - with this beauty. Sigh!

The new-from-the-ground-up Maserati Quattroporte is not due until 2012 so Maserati has facelifted the car for 2009.

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The Quattroporte has Maserati's familiar 400-hp, 4.2-liter V8, while the S uses the new 4.7-liter, 425-hp V8 recently seen on the GranTurismo S. A six-speed ZF automatic is standard with either engine.

Styling changes include a new front fascia with vertical slots à la the GranTurismo, new front and rear lights, new side mirrors and a revised interior with a new navigation system.

The '09 Quattroporte goes on sale later this year.

More at: http://www.autonews.com/article/2008...338213377/1144

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Wow, Really is a beauty Madan, Thanks for the pic. Damn, What i'd do to see one in person :(
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Wow, Really is a beauty Madan, Thanks for the pic. Damn, What i'd do to see one in person :(
isnt there a white one in mumbai? owned by ajay d? Also there must be more, i cant imgine mumbai not having more examples of this beautiful car..

With such minor upgrades, they kept the car refreshed..
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This is hands down the most beautiful sedan on the planet.
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This is hands down the most beautiful sedan on the planet.
forgetting a certain merc cls ?
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both of them together are for sure the best looking. Probably wouldnt be after Rapide is released next year or so..
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Its really a beautiful machine, this is one of the super four seaters + four seaters available.
They must come up with a better and brand new machine, because I dont think it can hold a candle against the Rapide.
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The CLS doesn't hold a candle to this one. The rapide... now once that releases, it'll be interesting.
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isnt there a white one in mumbai? owned by ajay d? Also there must be more, i cant imgine mumbai not having more examples of this beautiful car..

With such minor upgrades, they kept the car refreshed..
Oh yeah, I've seen several, I was hoping to see this particular one though
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There are plenty of them.
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The CLS doesn't hold a candle to this one. The rapide... now once that releases, it'll be interesting.
Well said! The droopy banana maybe the better car overall. But for sheer elegance, the Rapide and the Quattroporte have it covered.
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Looks quite elegant in my opinion. Certainly the best looking sedan in the market right now.
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I like that term; droopy banana!
But come on! The CLS ain't that bad either.

This car is a real elegant piece of beauty. Love the way it looks.
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